Hotel Villa das Mangas

Av. 24 de Julho, 401, Maputo, Mozambique | Hotel

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A more exotic place

A travel blog entry by tizwoz


... due to a derailment. Every time we got on and off the bus we were mobbed by guys wanting to sell us clothing, pens and loads of other stuff we definitely did not want. The only advantage of the bus was that it was a place to dive into to escape them. There was certainly no threat to ourselves and the city was just a modern African city with plenty of affluence and certainly nothing like the way the lecturer had pictured it. Ok there was the poverty but it was not as ...

World cruise 2013

A travel blog entry by nando64


On our 87th day we docked at Mozambique's capitol and largest city Maputo, waiting in line for the shuttle to the city with a large group of people, when someone said that for $20.00 each we could take a on off vehicle built like a train. So rather than stand in the hot sun we hopped on the open cars. We crawled through the most horrendous traffic to a square bordered by a beautiful old train station with a statue of liberty ...

Maputo la plus belle ville d'afrique? hmmm...

A travel blog entry by maa3


... crossing, the sidewalk and the carpath became one. Gaggles of guards wearing berets were milling about outside and lots of people (again, it was mostly African women) weaved in, out, and between the slow-moving cars on the street. There was a small building to the right. This is where I was herded into a queue, André joined me, and just as we were next in line to see an agent, I saw Michel arrive. We quickly grabbed him and made our way to the agent... the wrong agent... visas are ...

Whales and tears

A travel blog entry by pioneers2012


... I have never been close to so many people at one time in my life! The woman next to us got bit too friendly and seemed to think I was her new love or something, nuzzling my shoulder... safe to say, after 3 HOURS we arrived at the beach VERY hot and annoyed. However, a short walk round the corner and we found paradise... We quickly ordered some lunch (the best chicken and chips Mozambique has provided so far) and headed straight for the beach and sea... it was absolute ...

Life in Mozambique

A travel blog entry by pioneers2012

... in the morning when the water was turned on the flat got flooded. It’s weird waking up 12 flights of stairs surrounded by water. Not worried by Armageddon I went back to sleep.

Living in the intern house now isn’t so bad anymore and I am getting used to my bucket showers and I’m enjoying learning Portuguese with the Brazilians. Everyone is enjoying watching the Olympics together cheering on their countries and plenty of ones are playing ...

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This hotel, located on Av. 24 de Julho, 401, Maputo, is near Barra Beach and Bazaruto National Park.
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